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Mon November 07, 2011 By:

What will happen if the blood platelets number decreases in our body?

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Wed November 09, 2011
When low blood platelet count is present, the layer of blood vessel thins and tiny drops of blood can leak through the spaces made where this layer thins, causing red dots on the skin called petechiae. When low blood platelet count is present a person is at an increased risk of bleeding, since platelets help blood to clot
 
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